Hierarchy starts with a ‘Higher Arc & Key’

The word hierarchy dates back to the 14th century and as with many command and control terms from long ago, there are religious connotations. Hierós is the Greek term for sacred or holy and arkhēs is the term for ruling. Combine these together and you get ‘head priest’. (hierárkhēs) Over the years, Latin, French and […]

Too Dot Oh: Making Sense of the Terrible 2’s

I knew things were starting to go a little 2.0 crazy when our 3rd child (and second daughter) was being referred to as Claire 2.0 by family, friends, etc. Her actual name is Cate. (the oldest is Claire) So how are we to make sense of this 2.0 landscape when everything seems to be coined […]